Welcome to the Burton Sailing Club website

We are a fun, family club that provides a vast range of activities from training for beginners to regular racing, windsurfing and offshore sailing.

We enjoy excellent sailing facilities at Foremark Reservoir amidst the dramatic Derbyshire countryside, in the heart of the National Forest within easy reach of Derby, Nottingham, Burton, Leicester and Loughborough.

More information about the activities we offer, and membership, is given via the tabs above, and the latest news from the club is given below. We hope you enjoy reading about our club, and come and visit us at Foremark soon!

 Click here for info about up-coming sailing, powerboating and windsurfing courses

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LATEST NEWS

Wednesday, 05 March 2014 13:32

'Learn to Sail' & First Aid Courses This Month

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Spaces are available on our up-coming 'learn to sail' and first aid courses, later this month. These courses are available to both members and non-members.Our next First Aid course is on 22nd March, and our first 'learn to sail' course of the year starts on 29th March and runs for 5 consecutive Saturdays.Book a place on this course via the training tab above. Book now to avoid disappointment!!
Sunday, 02 February 2014 16:16

Training 2014 Update

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Training Update Burton Sailing Club’s 2014 Training Programme is up and running. Courses started with First Aid yesterday and continue over the coming weeks with powerboat and safety boat courses before the main Saturday dinghy starter courses run from late March. Following the success of yesterday’s over-subscribed course, we want to make everyone inside and outside the club  aware of our extensive training programme and encourage them to book. Details of how to apply are on the Training page of the website. The administration of Training Courses has been updated and simplified this week. When someone applies to join a…
Saturday, 01 February 2014 15:08

Bart's Bash

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On 21st September, Burton SC will be taking part in (hopefully) the largest sailing race ever. Get it in your diaries now! Official launch video: http://www.youtube.com/embed/EhivBnekVrk For more information, go to: http://www.bartsbash.co.uk/
Two mentions for Burton SC in this month's RYA Midlands Newsletter. Read more here: http://www.rya.org.uk/regions/westmidlands/news/newsletters/nov13/Pages/nov2013.aspx
Burton SC's new youth strategy is showing early signs of success, with one member of it's Youth Academy being selected for the RYA Topper North Zone Squad in only her first full sailing season. Big congratulations to Ciara from everyone at the club. Read all about her story on the RYA website.
Monday, 14 October 2013 14:13

Read all about Burton SC's latest successes!

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The RYA have published an article about Burton SC's myriad recent successes, including a huge increase in the club's training since the opening of it's training centre earlier this year. You can read the article online here: http://www.rya.org.uk/newsevents/news/Pages/BurtonGetThreeTimesAsManyPeopleSailingIn2013.aspx

Upcoming Events

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26 Jan 2020
Working Party
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15 Feb 2020
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Windsurf foil coaching
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16 Feb 2020
08:00AM -
Windsurf foil coaching
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17 Feb 2020
08:00AM -
Windsurf foil coaching
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22 Feb 2020
Safety Boat Course (SB1)
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23 Feb 2020
Safety Boat Course (SB1)
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29 Feb 2020
First Aid Course (FA1)
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01 Mar 2020
Spring Series